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I've been on Avodart for just under 3 years. A couple of
I've been on Avodart for just under 3 years. A couple of weeks ago I failed to take it on 3 consecutive days. I resumed it on the 4th day and on that same afternoon had a PSA test. The PSA result was … read more
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I have been taking Avodart for 5 years, and when I started
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I have bph with infection....psa 5.1 in 2005, biopsy
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I have PSA every 6 months due to an elevated PSA in Nov.
I have PSA every 6 months due to an elevated PSA in Nov. 2007 which was 5.0. I was placed on Avodart and went back after Biopsy and it was 3.4 - My average over last 4 yrs is: 2.60 and that is taking … read more
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I asked you a question a while back, and I apologize for
Hi. I asked you a question a while back, and I apologize for overlooking to accept your response. I have now accepted. Hopefully you still have the record of my prior question, because I have a follow… read more
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I take Avodart for BPH and Cymbalta for depression. I had a
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My PSA has in less than 3 years, and recent tests have been
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My first PSA test result 7 years ago (at age 53) was around
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I am 64 year old male who was diagnosed with 10% cancer
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